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[@ILikeBargenz](/comment/6129974/redir): Wild guess but maybe paper creates a more "fresh/in-house" perception among consumers. It's a...
06/07/2018 - 20:05
[@Savas](/comment/6120527/redir): Ah yes, Woolies has those kind of bags as well but with half plastic (I suppose so the cashier can easily...
04/07/2018 - 11:51
The ban is not legislated in Victoria. While the state government plans to implement it by the end of 2019, there is **currently no ban**...
04/07/2018 - 11:43
[@Savas](/comment/6120328/redir): I've never seen paper bags at Coles or Woolies (except small bags for mushrooms). Are they as big as the...
04/07/2018 - 11:37
> I'm thinking about doing a graduate degree in computer science to get further qualified but I have pretty good programming skills already...
17/06/2018 - 15:56
This is not true for all countries. In the UK, the convention is to keep to the right on escalators. In Japan (drives on the left), people...
12/06/2018 - 13:16
[@JimmyF](/comment/6028051/redir): But the concern is that the cheque will be cancelled before being cashed on Tuesday. This issue can be...
08/06/2018 - 02:58
Have another read of the comment
08/06/2018 - 00:10
I have the HD2137. For anyone wondering, the HD2178 is the newer version which is more expensive but has the same capacity and set of...
25/05/2018 - 18:01
Sure it can. They're different *representations* of the same number, which can be considered as an abstract entity.
02/05/2018 - 00:42
Not sure if serious but express just refers to the fact that it's not a statutory warranty. It's a typo and should be 12 months.
28/04/2018 - 18:19
> Shops they must give a receipt after a sale For purchases under $75, only if you ask. [According to the...
20/04/2018 - 23:08
Banks will also accept statements showing pay being credited regularly (as direct transfer, not cash deposit), though I assume it would be...
12/04/2018 - 10:39
That manual is literally the first result of a Google search of the model number. The product looks the same as the one in the Gumtree pic...
03/04/2018 - 23:55
I just find that Panadol doesn't taste as horrid as Panamax due to the coating.
09/03/2018 - 23:31
That's subjective - if a product doesn't work for you, it has no value. For example, if a $20 product works well, then it would be better...
04/03/2018 - 21:35
[@lostn](/comment/5695073/redir): Recover the associated costs from the retailer for warranty claims. > Doesn't the satchel itself cost...
01/03/2018 - 21:00
[@lostn](/comment/5694650/redir): If it came in a satchel, you would obviously use a flat rate parcel post satchel, given that it doesn't...
01/03/2018 - 17:18
[@lostn](/comment/5691671/redir): I always keep the postal packaging for a short while for things like this. If you open the box properly,...
28/02/2018 - 23:19
Just use the box/foam/bubble wrap it came in.
28/02/2018 - 22:21
Mine definitely does not get up to almost burning temperature - it's actually quite good compared to how hot my previous laptop (Acer...
27/02/2018 - 00:21
If you remove the faceplate trim on the ethernet ports, are there any labels/writing? At my place, the installers wrote things like...
26/02/2018 - 16:37
The Amazon USD price seems pretty good actually, I just knew the alternate name you could search for in case there might be a better deal.
26/02/2018 - 00:48
> decent cpu, great battery life This is vague. Are you looking for 8th gen U series Intel? Anything that's not a K series/core M? What's...
25/02/2018 - 21:06
Just do it through [Vodafone](https://unlock.vodafone.com.au/voila/handsetunlock/self-service.html?method=selectService).
25/02/2018 - 15:17
I usually use my credit card so I pay at the self-serve kiosk but you should be able to choose the cash option and bring the docket to a...
24/02/2018 - 21:31
Instead of "Apply to Order" you can tap "Scan" bring up the QR code that you can use on the self-serve machines. Haven't tried it on the...
24/02/2018 - 20:07
The calculator in the first link is correct. GST is calculated based on the price you paid + duty + shipping & insurance so it'll be more...
24/02/2018 - 19:37
Blunt umbrellas are good in terms of quality but they're pretty expensive at around $90 and the foldable one has quite a small diameter so...
24/02/2018 - 19:08
[@Baysew](/comment/5675753/redir): Well I'm an idiot - pot calling the kettle black. Been on OzB for 2.5 years and completely forgot that I...
24/02/2018 - 19:01